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Sep. 3, 2017
One of the most amazing rarities of all time is reported - a very cool bird turns up in coastal Washington. When the Code 5 calls, birders shall respond!
Aug. 26, 2017
Spiraling Swift Storm
The latest issue of BirdWatching magazine featured a story about Swifts in Monroe, so we decided to visit the place since it was surprisingly close to Vancouver.
Aug. 5, 2017
We planned a trip in the spur of the moment to take advantage of the unusually hot weather. Sure, the smoke was a bit annoying but it wasn't going to stop us from having fun!
July. 30, 2017
It was a sunny day in Vancouver, and there were birds to see. Sure, there wasn’t much happening around but we decided to check out Iona since there is almost always something there!
July 26, 2017
Since our trip was coming to an end, I decided that we should go and visit the famous Monkey Mountain Park in Arashiyama, Kyoto.
July 22, 2017
We decided to go birding again at the nearby Otokoyama Park/Mountain. Easily accessed by taking a few local trains (Hankyu line from Kyoto)...
July 8, 2017
Birding Mt. Misen, Miyajima and Okikamuro
On our way to Okikamuro (to visit family!) we decided to stop in at Miyajima Island for a bit of birding and touristy stuff...
June 3, 2017
Mystery of the Lost Bullfinch
It’s around 1 am in the morning and I check the RBA one last time before getting some sleep. The first thing I see is Eurasian Bullfinch...
June 3, 2017
The Chatty Chat
I was at school. I quickly checked the RBA and saw what was at the top of the list – Yellow-Breasted Chat. Where? Langley...
June 23, 2017
The Great Okanagan Birding Trip
We took a short trip to the Okanagan - a whole new world of birding. From the picturesque scenery to the vast fields full of birdlife to explore...
May 6, 2017
Last week, we went to Burnaby Mountain and found a grouse, hooting 70 feet up in a cedar tree. We got some record shots, but we came back today...
April 23, 2017
Day of the Blackbird
Our first birding back from the trip would hopefully be some good birding. Our target was a nemesis bird of mine, the Yellow Headed Blackbird.
April 19, 2017
Birding in the Grand Canyon State - The Final Day
On the last day, we will sweep up and hopefully getting some missed desert specialties - and enjoy some final, amazing Mexican food!
April 18, 2017
Birding in the Grand Canyon State - Flycatchers, Parrots, Owls, Oh My!
Back at it again with some more specialties. This time we may encounter colorful flycatchers, tiny owls and even some parrots!
April 17, 2017
Birding in the Grand Canyon State - Southeast Specialties
We woke up at the crack of dawn at the nice time of 5:00 am. We left by six. We were going to Madera Canyon. Gonna pick up some lifers, Woohoo...
April 16, 2017
Birding in the Grand Canyon State - We're Here!
Most trips I’ve been on have been extensively planned beforehand but nope, not this one...
More blogs coming soon!